For those not familiar with Wes Scantlin, he is the lead singer and only remaining founding member of the American post-grunge band Puddle of Mudd. Originally born in Kansas City, Missouri, Wesley Reid Scantlin has been part of the music... Learn MoreBatman, Alcoholic: Ben Affleck Admission of Alcohol Addiction
Author: Justin Mckibben This past Tuesday, Academy Award-winning actor, screenwriter and producer Ben Affleck made a powerful and inspiring announcement to his fans and friends via social media. Since then the internet has lit up with articles and insights on... Learn MoreAcknowledging National Children of Alcoholics Awareness Week
[caption id="attachment_21327" align="aligncenter" width="463"] (This content is being used for illustrative purposes only; any person depicted in the content is a model)[/caption] Author: Justin Mckibben Estimates show that in America roughly 10% of the population is addicted to alcohol or... Learn MoreWhat is Alcoholism and How Does Treatment Help?
[caption id="attachment_21122" align="aligncenter" width="457"] (This content is being used for illustrative purposes only; any person depicted in the content is a model)[/caption] Author: Justin Mckibben Alcoholism is a term that has been around for quite a long time, but over... Learn MoreMayor Marty Walsh, Alcoholic: Politician Opens Up at DNC
Author: Justin Mckibben While we acknowledge the importance of maintaining personal anonymity at the level of press, radio and films, this recent declaration made at the opening night of the Democratic National Convention was one that took a lot of... Learn MoreHow Daniel Radcliffe Maintains His Sobriety
[caption id="attachment_1937" align="aligncenter" width="463"] (This content is being used for illustrative purposes only; any person depicted in the content is a model)[/caption] Author: Shernide Delva The actor most known for his role as Harry Potter has come a long way... Learn MoreWishing Alcoholics Anonymous a Happy 81st Birthday!
Author: Justin Mckibben Break out the cake and party hats ladies and gentlemen, because we have one hell of a birthday to celebrate today. On this day, June 10 1935- 81 years ago, a stockbroker from New York and a... Learn MoreThe Two Types of Alcoholic Brains
Author: Shernide Delva There are two sides to every story, and when it comes to alcoholism, the same saying holds truth. A new study examined the changes in the brain that makes a person prone to alcoholism. What they discovered... Learn MoreAA Off the Hook in Wrongful Death Lawsuit
Author: Justin Mckibben Last year there was story that came to the forefront in the recovery community concerning the most well-known anonymous fellowship in the 12 Step world… AA. When the story broke it was reported that Alcoholics Anonymous World... Learn MoreAuto Brewery Syndrome: When Your Body Produces Its Own Alcohol
Author: Shernide Delva Imagine being charged with a DUI when it’s been hours, even days, since you've had your last drink. Seems impossible right? Think again. Apparently there’s a disorder that actually causes your body to produce its own alcohol. While... Learn More